What is the sexual culture in a Latin American prison? This book reveals how homosexuality gets constructed in a strange setting and how this culture takes so many different forms. The book has unique information on drug use and HIV prevention. Despite its seriousness and academic tilt, the book has a wonderful sense of humor and introspection.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
The author has a PhD in History from Columbia University, New York. He has written more than 20 books on US relations with Central America, the Jewish Community in the region, and on sexual minorities. Many of these books have been published in the States. Among these are Lila's House, A Study on Male Prostitution in Latin America, The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth, Macho Love. A Study of Sex in Prison and many others. The author currently works at UPEACE, teaching courses on Gender and Genocide.